|ASCP CMP for PAs PA(ASCP)|
The following Certification Maintenance Program requirements have recently been approved by the Board of Governors for the certification as Pathologists' Assistant, PA(ASCP):
45 points required during a three-year period
AAPA Fellows who completed the transfer application for ASCP certification as Pathologists' Assistants, PA(ASCP) will be required to participate in this program.
The ASCP BOC Certification Maintenance Program (CMP) costs $75 for three years (paid to the ASCP). This is REQUIRED to maintain your certification as a PA(ASCP).
ASCP membership, which costs $89 annually, is OPTIONAL. You DO NOT have to be an ASCP member to maintain your certification through ASCP.
For more information:
Certification maintenance and CE requirements: http://www.ascp.org/FunctionalNavigation/certification/CertificationMaintenanceProgramCMP.aspx